Adaptation of Legacy Software to Grid Services

  • Bartosz Baliś
  • Marian Bubak
  • Michał Węgiel
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3038)


Adaptation of legacy software to grid services environment is gradually gaining in significance both in academic and commercial settings but presently no comprehensive framework addressing this area is available and the scope of research work covering this field is still unsatisfactory. The main contribution of this paper is the proposal of a versatile architecture designed to facilitate the process of transition to grid services platform. We provide thorough analysis of the presented solution and confront it with fundamental grid requirements. In addition, the results of performance evaluation of a prototype implementation are demonstrated.


Legacy software grid services design patterns 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bartosz Baliś
    • 1
    • 2
  • Marian Bubak
    • 1
    • 2
  • Michał Węgiel
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceAGHKrakówPoland
  2. 2.Academic Computer Centre – CYFRONETKrakówPoland

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